New Zealand taxpayers forked out more than $80,000 on a party in Washington DC to mark Donald Trump's inauguration.
The Auckland District Health Board is investigating a privacy breach involving former Silver Fern Tania Dalton.
A man has attempted to grab an 11-year-old girl on her way to school in Auckland, according to police.
A man has been arrested by police after a sea lion was shot dead in Dunedin.
Cave rescue specialists have been deployed to rescue a person who is reportedly injured after falling at the Harwoods Hole caves in the Abel Tasman National Park.
The US State Department on Monday issued and then deleted a congratulatory message for an Oscar win by a prominent Iranian director who criticised President Donald Trump's travel ban as "inhumane."
SpaceX plans to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year using a spaceship under development for Nasa astronauts and a heavy-lift rocket yet to be flown, the launch company announced.
Being a mother has a huge effect on your pay packet, according to statistics released today that show Kiwi mums earn almost 20 percent less than dads.
A man is dead after being crushed in a workplace accident in Christchurch this morning.
One of the two people who died in a horrific crash near Nelson yesterday has been named.
One person is dead after a collision between a car and motorbike on Auckland's North Shore this morning.
Summer is expected to end with a roar as thunderstorms roll across the upper North Island today.
A former Auckland Grammar student charged with first-degree murder in the United States may not be mentally fit to stand trial.
Shops have been ransacked in Johannesburg in the latest in a wave of looting incidents in South African cities.
Police are investigating after a fire at a playground in Mosgiel last night.
Donald Trump is seeking what he called a "historic" increase in military spending of more than 9 percent, a huge rise even as the US remains the world's strongest military power.
A ''outgoing'' young woman remains in a coma after being attacked after she left a Christchurch music festival.
A man has died after he was stabbed during a family argument at a South Auckland home last night.
Firefighter Jules Bennett dampens down one of a series of small suspicious fires found burning in Woodhaugh Gardens yesterday.
A firefighter carries a fire-damaged heater from Pine Hill School yesterday morning.